The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 39 56
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17  
Permanent jobs citing SCCM 7 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.31% 3.58% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.92% 53.57% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.16% +114.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 26 28 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 4.88% 6.68% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 17
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing SCCM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCM in Merseyside.

Salary trend for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Merseyside over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -16 7 £42,500 -29.16%
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) ITIL
2 22 (64.71%) SCOM
3 21 (61.76%) SCVMM
3 21 (61.76%) Hyper-V
4 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 16 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 15 (44.12%) SCOrch
7 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (41.18%) VMware
8 13 (38.24%) Finance
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
10 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) Office 365
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 8 (23.53%) SAN
13 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) Skype for Business
13 7 (20.59%) Private Cloud
13 7 (20.59%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
14 6 (17.65%) Network Security
14 6 (17.65%) NAS
14 6 (17.65%) Banking
14 6 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
14 6 (17.65%) Skype

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (29.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
2 6 (17.65%) Network Security
2 6 (17.65%) Skype
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Server Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Support
7 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Mobility Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (20.59%) Private Cloud
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) BYOD
4 4 (11.76%) NHS
4 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (14.71%) Operations Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITSM
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Logistics
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) VB
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) MCSA
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Hyper-V
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) NDS
5 2 (5.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) SCOM
2 21 (61.76%) SCVMM
3 15 (44.12%) SCOrch
4 6 (17.65%) SCDPM
5 4 (11.76%) AirWatch
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.94%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.94%) Altiris
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Wyse